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Live from the Lawn: UkeFest FinaleStrathmore
Wed. Aug 21 Features ukulele superstars Cathy Fink, Marcy Marxer, Daniel Ho, and Peter Luongo along with a mass strum-along.
American Ballet Theatre - Swan LakeWolf Trap
Jul. 11 – 13 his romantic fable of ill-fated passion, dreamlike transformation, and ultimate forgiveness set to Tchaikovsky’s glorious score inspires awe and wonder.
Queens of EgyptNational Geographic
Thru Sep. 2 This multisensory exhibition will bring you back in time some 3,500 years, to the 18th and 19th dynasties of ancient Egypt.
Tue. Jul 9 Pilobolus invites you to engage with childlike wonder at a show featuring classic and brand-new repertory—ranging from the silly to the surreal to the sublime.
Disney's AladdinThe Kennedy Center
Jul. 18 – Sep. 7 Discover a whole new world at Disney’s Aladdin, the hit Broadway musical!
Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers with Amos LeeWolf Trap
Wed. Jul 24 From pop and jazz to bluegrass, country, and beyond, Grammy-winning musician Bruce Hornsby has performed it all.
Jun. 26 – Jul. 7 Set sail with the most infamous pirate of all time in a riotous, rowdy high-seas adventure from the creators of The Witches of Eastwick, Brother Russia and The Fix.
The Band's VisitThe Kennedy Center
Jul. 9 – Aug. 4 Celebrates the deeply human ways music, longing, and laughter can connect us all.
Earth, Wind & FireWolf Trap
Tue. Jul 2 Enter a funky “Boogie Wonderland” with party-starting R&B band Earth, Wind & Fire.
Herbie Hancock with Kamasi WashingtonWolf Trap
Tue. Jul 30 Rejoice in an evening of jazz fusion and R&B!
Disney Pixar's Coco: Concert & Film with NSOWolf Trap
Sat. Jul 27 A family-friendly, live-to-picture concert event
Dear Evan HansenThe Kennedy Center
Aug. 6 – Sep. 8 The deeply personal and profoundly contemporary musical about life and the way we live it.
Rossini's The Barber Of Seville with the Wolf Trap OperaWolf Trap
Fri. Aug 9
Baseball AmericanaLibrary of Congress
Thru Jul. 27
The Second City's America; It's Complicated!The Kennedy Center
Thru Aug. 11
Shall Not Be Denied: Women Fight for the VoteLibrary of Congress
Thru Sep. 1, 2020
REMIX: Express Yourself(ie)Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thu. Jul 25
The Architecture of the Folger Shakespeare LibraryFolger Shakespeare Library
Thru Jan. 5, 2020
Live from the Lawn: Band of UsStrathmore
Wed. Jul 17
Votes for Women: A Portrait of PersistenceSmithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Jan. 5, 2020
Ursula von Rydingsvard: The Contour of FeelingNational Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Jul. 28
Family Day: Secrets of EgyptNational Geographic
Sat. Jul 20
Rightfully Hers: American Women and the VoteNational Archives
Thru Jan. 3, 2021
Eye to I: Self-Portraits from 1900 to TodaySmithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Aug. 18